A.J. Burnett struck out seven and walked two in six innings on Friday. (Frank Franklin II/AP)
By Bryan Hoch / MLB.com
A.J. Burnett gave a up a home run to Jimmy Rollins on the first pitch he threw, and it was all downhill from there. Chien-Ming returned to the mound as a reliever and allowed a long home run to Raul Ibanez -- one of four Yankees pitchers allowed on the night.
BATTING 2B: Rodriguez, A (1, Myers). HR: Rodriguez, A (6, 6th inning off Myers, 0 on, 2 out),
Jeter (6, 8th inning off Myers, 0 on, 0 out), Teixeira (12, 8th inning off Myers, 0 on, 1 out). TB: Teixeira 5;
Matsui; Rodriguez, A 6; Jeter 5; Cabrera, Me. RBI: Rodriguez, A (11), Jeter (20), Teixeira (33). 2-out RBI:
Rodriguez, A. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Swisher. Team RISP: 0-for-1. Team LOB: